Out of School Hours Care (SMOOSH)
SMOOSH stands for Safe Multicultural Out of School Hours Childcare Centre
SMOOSH is run on-site at Gardeners Road Public School and Eastlakes Public School.
SMOOSH caters for children from Gardeners Road School and Eastlakes Public School in term time, and all schools are welcome to participate in vacation care.
- Before school (7am–9am)
- After school (3pm–6pm)
- Vacation care (7am–6pm)
Fees (per day)
- Before school $12
- After school $18
- Vacation care $46
Activities at SMOOSH include sport, dance, painting, craft, cooking and music. Breakfast and afternoon tea provided.
Enrolment is necessary before attendance.
Enrolment and More Information
Please contact SMOOSH coordinator Rekkha Moda on 02 8338 9678 (SMOOSH) or 0431 427 176 (SMOOSH mobile).
You can also call SMOOSH @ Eastlakes on 02 9669 5545 for more information on this service.
- SMOOSH (Out of School Hours Care) Information Brochure
- SMOOSH Application Form
- SMOOSH Handbook: Gardeners Road Public School
- SMOOSH Handbook: Eastlakes Public School
- SMOOSH Term 3 Newsletter
Vacation Care – Winter 2018
SMOOSH Art and Craft Program
All were done at SMOOSH (Safe Multicultural Out Of School Hours) by the children attending.
The SMOOSH art and craft program is varied, with some works organised with instruction by the staff, and many done in their free time.
One of the kids’ favourite activities is ‘Robot Building’, using various recycled materials including cardboard, plastic, styrofoam, or any safe usable materials.
The style and creativity of each work is unique, in an environment where creativity is welcomed and encouraged.
Please come in to see the works when you can.
We try to renew the display every few months.